|Weekly Digest - 07/04/08 - Sonali Kolhatkar and Gabriel San Roman|
Keywords: Pervez Hoodbhoy, Rahul Mahajan, Norman Solomon, Glen Ford, Wenonah Hauter
|Talk Nation Radio: Wenonah Hauter on Foodopoly - David Swanson|
Wenonah Hauter is the executive director of Food and Water Watch and the author of Foodopoly. She discusses the 20 companies that make our processed food -- and the 2 companies, both foreign, that make our beer (despite the hundreds of brands all pretending a diversity of origins and owners). Hauter tells a story of how we got here and how we can get out of here.
Keywords: Foodopoly; food and water watch; wenonah hauter; david swanson
|Daily Digest - 07/02/08 - Sonali Kolhatkar and Gabriel San Roman|
Uprising Daily Program recorded at KPFK, Pacifica Radio, LA
Keywords: Pervez Hoodbhoy; Radical Day in History; Dean Preston; Larry Gross; Wenonah Hauter
|Insight: Paying Taxes in California / "Trailblazer" / Bees in Decline / "Foodopoly" - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Paying Taxes in California - Who really pays taxes in California and how much do they pay? And what is the real impact of Prop. 30 - a tax increase approved by the voters for schools and largely targeted to the wealthiest residents - on Californians? A new report from the California Budget Project finds that on average, families in the lowest fifth of the state's income distribution pay more of their incomes in state and local taxes than other families...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio; CSU Sacramento; taxes; Chris Hoene; taxrates; CBP; Jerry Brown; Chuck McFadden; Trailblazers; biography of Jerry Brown; bees; pollination; Amina Harris; beekeepers; John Miller; California State Beekeepers Association; Nancy Stewart; Sacramento Beekeeping Supplies; Foodopoly; Wenonah Hauter; book about food consolidation; farmers; central valley; monopoly